November 19th, 2006

Apollo 4 on column of fire

Kissinger: Iraq Military Win Impossible -

According to the WaPo, Henry Kissinger says ‘military’ ‘winning’ is impossible in Iraq (sign-up may be necessary):

However, if you read it closely, what Kissinger actually is saying is that we cannot afford to set up ‘democracy’ in Iraq. That seems a pretty uneventful interview; an event would be Henry Kissinger extolling the benefits of ‘democracy’.

Update: Another, perhaps better or complementary interpretation: